Pauline V. Baker

Bedford – Pauline V. Baker, 89, of Bedford, died at 2:46 pm on Friday, April 5, 2019 at White River Lodge.

Born April 29, 1929, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Henry and Mary (Bellottti) Delpha.  Pauline worked for 3D, and later retired as a sales clerk at Big Lots. She had previously attended Mount Pleasant Christian Church.  She married Harold W. Baker on November 6, 1948 and he preceded her in death on June 8, 2018.

Pauline is survived by four children, Linda (Stephen) Grider of Springville, Janet (Daniel) Walls and Tracy (Sherry) Baker, both of Bedford, Michelle (Scott) Land of Mitchell; grandchildren, Kevin (Chris Chapman) Walls, Stephen (Tina) Grider, Jr., James Grider, Danielle (Darin) Fish, Bradley (Kelly) Baker, Tim (Andrea) Baker, Aaron (Amy) Land, Amy (Adam) Smith-Kinser; eighteen great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Barbara Delpha of Bargersville.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and eleven siblings, James, Harry, Louis, John, Robert, William, Mary Ellen, and Paul Delpha (her twin brother), Margie Christenberry, Mabel Lewis, and Ilene Wintergerst.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, April 10th from the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary.  Burial will follow in Hilltop Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 10:00 am until the hour of service on Wednesday at Day & Carter Mortuary.